Quick Facts of Jennifer Leann Carpenter

  • Full NameJennifer Leann Carpenter
  • Net Worth$8 Million
  • Date of Birth07 December, 1979
  • NicknameJennifer Carpenter
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceLouisville, Kentucky, U.S
  • Ethnicity White
  • Religion Christian
  • ProfessionActress
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year1998–present
  • Eye colour Blue
  • Hair colour Blonde
  • BuildMesomorph
  • SpouseMichael C. Hall (m. 2008; div. 2011) Seth Avett (m. 2016)
  • Height5ft 8½inches (1.74 m)
  • Weight62kg (132lbs)
  • Body Measurement42-30-39
  • EducationJuilliard School (BFA)
  • Online PresenceTwitter, Instagram
  • Children1 - Isaac
  • Horoscope Sagittarius

Jennifer Carpenter is an American actress. Likewise, she is well known for playing Debra Morgan, the adoptive sister of the title character of the Showtime series, Dexter, for which she earned a Saturn Award in 2009. Moreover, she portrayed as Rebecca Harris in the CBS television series, Limitless.

As of 2019, Carpenter’s net worth is $8 Million. Besides, she linked into a relationship with Michael C. Hall, an actor. Moreover, they run away secretly on New Year’s Eve 2008 in California and publicly seen together for the first time as a married couple at the 66th Golden Globe Awards on January 2009. Let’s take a glimpse of Jennifer Carpenter’s career as well as personal life.

Who is Jennifer Leann Carpenter? Her Bio & Wiki

Jennifer Carpenter is one of the prominent actresses in the acting field. She appeared in a lead role in the film, Exorcism of Emily Rose and won the MTV Award for Best Actress for her portraying as Emily Rose. Moreover, she played another lead role in a film, Quarantine, which was directed by John Erick Dowdle.

Carpenter was born as Jennifer Leann Carpenter on 7th December 1979, in Louisville, Kentucky, US. Moreover, Carpenter’s nationality is American, and her ethnic background is white caucasian. She was raised by his parents, Catherine and Robert Carpenter. Besides, there is no information about her siblings.

Jennifer Carpenter
Jennifer Carpenter

Carpenter attended St. Raphael the Archangel and later, she went to Sacred Heart Academy. During her last 2 years of high school, she studied drama at the Walden Theatre in Louisville, Kentucky. Later, she trained at the Juilliard School in New York City. Earlier, she made her Broadway debut in the revival of Arthur Miller’s The Crucible, starring Liam Neeson and Laura Linney in 2002.

Inside of Jennifer Carpenter’s Career

Talking about Jennifer Carpenter’s profession, she got her first breakthrough film role Emily Rose in The Exorcism of Emily Rose (2005). She got an MTV Movie Award for Best Frightened Performance and a Hollywood Life Breakthrough Award from the movie. Also, she was named as Breakout Performer at the 2006 Scream Awards. She was cast as Dexter’s adoptive sister in Showtime’s Dexter (2006) where, she met her first husband, Michael C. Hall while starring with him.

The Factory (2012)
The Factory (2012)

Furthermore, Carpenter starred in the off-Broadway play, Gruesome Playground Injuries (2011), at Second Stage Theatre and had a guest appearance on the CBS drama, The Good Wife (2009). In January 2014, it was announced that she would star in a new ABC drama, Sea of Fire (2014), playing FBI Agent Leah Pierce.

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Later in August 2014, Carpenter provided the voice of Juli Kidman in the survival horror video game, The Evil Within (2014), marking her first video game appearance in October 2014.

How much is Jennifer Carpenter’s Net Worth? Salary, Net Worth

The American actress, Jennifer Carpenter who has an estimated net worth of $8 Million as of 2019. Likewise, she has accumulated this substantial amount of fortune from her acting career as she has appeared in various TV shows and movies. However, Carpenter draws an additional wage from some advertisement, ads, brand promotions, etc.

Moreover, Carpenter is famous for her role on the TV show Dexter. As per some sources, she reportedly earned $100,000 per episode of Dexter as a revenue. She shared the screen with Christina Robinson, Aimee Garcia, Preston Bailey, Jonny Lee Miller, Julie Benz and few more. Back in 2004, she starred in White Chicks where her net worth is $113,086,475 and salary of $75,000 for each episode.


Jennifer Carpenter bought a house in Lookout Mountain Avenue, Los Angeles, CA worth of $695,000. The house consists of two bedrooms and one and a half bathrooms and 986 square feet of area. In fact, the property records reveal that in June 2007 Miss Hall paid $830,000 for the Lookout Mountain Avenue cottage which means that the newly married Carpenter will lose a substantial amount of money even if the property sells for its current asking price.

Jennifer Carpenter House
Jennifer Carpenter House

Furthermore, Carpenter tried to sell her house back in March 2008. The house was listed for $849,000–later reduced to $794,000–the current asking price of $695,000 is far less than she paid for the place. Probably, she is selling her bachelorette pad now that living with husband in the four bedrooms and six-bathroom property on Senalda Road in the Outpost Estates neighborhood. It records that she purchased for $1,750,000 on April 2008.

Jennifer Carpenter’s Social Media

Jennifer Carpenter is active on social media. She has a huge number of fan following on Twitter, and Instagram. Moreover, she has 16.3k followers on Instagram as well as 208k followers on Twitter.

Jennifer Carpenter’s Body Measurement

Jennifer Carpenter has a perfect height of 5ft 81/2inches (174 cm) and weighs around 62kg (137 lbs). Moreover, Carpenter’s hair color is blonde, and her eyes are blue in color. She has a well-maintained body measuring 42-30-39 inches, respectively. Also, her shoe size is 6 (US). Furthermore, she ran the New York City Marathon, completing it in 3:34:28 in 2010.

Who is Jennifer Carpenter’s Husband? Know about her Children

Coming up to Jennifer Carpenter’s personal life, Carpenter is a twice-married woman. She initially tied the knot with her first husband Michael C. Hall. Moreover, the couple runaway on New Year’s Eve 2008 in California and publicly appeared together for the first time as a married couple at the 66th Golden Globe Awards on January 2009.

Jennifer Carpenter and her first husband Michael c hall

Sadly, Carpenter and Hall filed a divorce statement announcing that they separated for some time in December 2010. The divorce was finalized in December 2011 for irreconcilable differences; however, the couple is very close friends.

After the divorce, Carpenter tied the knot with her second husband Seth Avett from 2013. On February 10, 2015, it was announced that they engaged and expecting their first child. In August 2015, she gave birth to a son, Isaac. It was admitted that she was eight-and-a-half months pregnant while shooting the pilot episode of Limitless in May. Carpenter and Avett married in May 2016.

Jennifer Carpenter and Seth Avett

Besides, there are no serious rumors and disputes regarding her personal life and career. Hence, the couple is living a happy married life with their child. She is busy with her work while focusing on her career.


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